Film preview: 'The Exploits of Elaine'

Film preview: 'The Exploits of Elaine'

The Finger Lakes Film Trail is a new consortium project that will spotlight the region’s historical and cultural contributions in the development of the early motion picture industry. The project will sponsor an ongoing calendar of events, starting with this week’s screening of episodes from silent film serial “The Exploits of Elaine.”


Preview: Salam Film Series

Commemorating the lives of the victims of the atrocities at the Al Noor Mosque and the Linwood Islamic Centre in New Zealand, the Dryden Theatre at the George Eastman Museum will present the Salam Film Series in partnership with the Islamic Center of Rochester.

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Film preview: One Take Film Festival

The 2019 iteration of OTFF includes documentaries about conflict refugees, the Satanic Temple, the even more infamous Steve Bannon, and Toni Morrison.

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Film preview: 'The Public'

The film's central debate is a fascinating one: What is a library that can't serve the most basic needs of its patrons, and what are the limits of its obligation to its patrons?

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Film preview: 'Shazam!'

Like a lot of big action flicks released these days, "Shazam!" shows the influence of Amblin-style 80's family-adventures. It's a delightful cross between "The Goonies" and a superhero version of "Big."

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Popular Events

  • Food & Mood: Understanding How Food Affects the Mind @ Old Stone Tavern

    • Thu., April 25, 5:15 p.m. $5
  • Rochester's Greatest Generation: Science, Technology, & Nurse's Work 1940-1968 @ Rochester Medical Museum & Archives

    • Thu., April 25, 5:30 p.m. $10-$25
  • Rochester's Rich History: The Rochester Gay Liberation Front @ Central Library of Rochester & Monroe County

    • Sat., May 18, 1 p.m.
  • "The Exploits of Elaine" (1914) @ Dryden Theatre

    • Thu., April 25, 7:30 p.m. $5-$10
  • From Space to Place: Re-imaging Cities through Design & Placemaking @ The Harley School

    • Thu., April 25, 6:30 p.m.

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